Unformatted text preview: 6) Distinguish between the mechanisms of vitamin A involved night blindness and permanent blindness and the role vitamin A plays in each. 7) Discuss the importance of breastfeeding as it relates to vitamin A deficiency. 8) Describe recommended vitamin A supplementation regimes for prevention and treatment of vitamin A deficiency xerophthalmia. 9) Discuss the relationship between maternal vitamin A deficiency, breast milk, and maternal mortality....
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- Spring '08
- Vitamin A, vitamin A deficiency